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thomaspecht
02-20-2004, 11:57 PM
http://home.arcor.de/th0mas_p/web/duke_leto_closeup.jpg

http://home.arcor.de/th0mas_p/web/duke_leto_pose.jpg

"dune"-inspired character, supposed to resemble pauls father leto, trying to activate his body shield after hearing a suspicious noise.

anyway, ~4500 or so triangles, two diffuse- (=color) and specular-, normal- and .. uh... selfillumination-maps. quite heavy, i know but it's not for ingame use.
instead, i plan to use the model for cutscene/lip-sync-practice with bone-driven facial animation. it's already set up and weighted.

AdamAtomic
02-21-2004, 12:30 AM
thats awesome!! And as far as i know its well within the limits of the upcoming game engines. Amazing work!

jeffro
02-21-2004, 12:34 AM
Very nice, I like it. Great use of maps. Might tone down the spec though a bit in the forehead. Really good job though.

SecretAgent
02-21-2004, 03:01 AM
Very cool model and texture! I think his head and hands look a little too large proportion wise. I still need to finish DUNE one day but, it's an awsome series so far.

thomaspecht
02-21-2004, 05:15 PM
thanks ppl. i've re-scaled hands and head somewhat and like the result. as for toning down the specularity - unfortunately if i do that, i lose most of the bump effect, so it's a trade-off. the level of specularity works ok for the planned lighting situations, though.

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